The Charm Offensiveby Alison CochrunRating: ★★★★★ Published by Simon & SchusterPublication Date: 1st of October, 2021 Australian RRP: $24.99 “Dev Deshpande has always believed in fairy tales. So it’s no wonder then that he’s spent his career crafting them on the long-running reality dating show Ever After. Dev always scripts the perfect love story for his…… Continue reading Book Review: The Charm Offensive by Alison Cochrun
The One Impossible Labyrinth by Matthew ReillyRating: ★★★★★ Published by Pan Macmillan AustraliaPublication Date: 12th of October, 2021Australian RRP: $39.99 “Jack West Jr has made it to the Supreme Labyrinth. Now he faces one last race – against multiple rivals, against time, against the collapse of the universe itself – a headlong race that will…… Continue reading Spoiler Free Review – The One Impossible Labyrinth by Matthew Reilly
Old Man Emuby John Williamson & Simon McLeanRating: ★★★★★ Published by Penguin Books AustraliaPublication Date: 29th of September, 2020Australian RRP: $19.99 “This iconic Australian song tells the very funny tale of the emu and its many traits – good and bad: He can’t fly, but I’m telling you, he can run the pants off a…… Continue reading Book Review: Old Man Emu by John Williamson & Simon McLean
The Treeby Graeme BaseRating: ★★★★★ Published by Penguin Books AustraliaPublication Date: 3rd of November, 2020Australian RRP: $24.99 “This is the story of a cow, a duck and a very big tree.At first the cow and the duck are happy with their mooberries and mushquacks, living side-by-side without even noticing. But then a big storm came……… Continue reading Book Review: The Tree by Graeme Base
Loathe at First Sightby Suzanne ParkRating: ★★ 1/2 Published by HarpercollinsPublication Date: 18th of August, 2020Australian RRP: $22.99 Melody Joo is thrilled to land her dream job as a video game producer, but her new position comes with challenges: an insufferable CEO; sexist male coworkers; and an infuriating—yet distractingly handsome—intern, Nolan MacKenzie, aka “the guy…… Continue reading Book Review: Loathe at First Sight by Suzanne Park
Hello everyone, it’s August! I know by the end of June it’s the middle of the year but for me I don’t really begin to feel like the year is coming to an end until August because before you know it we’re at Christmas! The only good thing about going further into the year at…… Continue reading Books I’m Looking Forward to Reading in August!
House of Dragons by Jessica Cluess Rating: ★★★ Published by Penguin Books Australia Publication Date: 16th of June, 2020 Australian RRP: $19.99 “When the Emperor dies, the five royal houses of Etrusia attend the Call, where one of their own will be selected to compete for the throne. It is always the oldest child, the…… Continue reading Book Review: House of Dragons by Jessica Cluess
Blood Countess by Lana Popović Rating: ★★★1/2 Published by Amulet Books Publication Date: 26th of March, 2020 Australian RRP: $23.25 “In 16th century Hungary, Anna Darvulia has just begun working as a scullery maid for the young and glamorous Countess Elizabeth Báthory. When Elizabeth takes a liking to Anna, she’s vaulted to the dream role…… Continue reading Book Review: Blood Countess by Lana Popović
Sticks & Stonesby Katherine FirkinRating: ★★★★★Published by Penguin Books AustraliaPublication Date: 2nd of June, 2020Australian RRP: $32.99“It’s winter in Melbourne and Detective Emmett Corban is starting to regret his promotion to head of the Missing Persons Unit, as the routine reports pile up on his desk. So when Natale Gibson goes missing, he’s convinced this…… Continue reading Blog Tour: Sticks and Stones by Katherine Firkin
Hello everyone, how many books did you read in April? Darkly humorous, like something from a dystopian novel, as the world dissolves in chaos and we’re confined to our homes I still find I don’t have enough time to read! I tried my best but with the release of Animal Crossing New Horizons in march…… Continue reading Books I’m Looking Forward to Reading in May!